Utah State University Extension
This fact sheet describes the importance of careful species selection when planning and planting cultivated landscapes in unique, high elevation conditions in Utah. We recommend native and non-native tree species that can stand the stresses of living above 5,000 feet.
Kuhns, Michael R. and Dettenmaier, Megan, "Selecting Trees for High Elevations" (2015). All Current Publications. Paper 768.